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Tax Issues Facing Christmas Tree Growers

Learn important tax information for Christmas Tree Growers:

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It's Christmas. Keep It Real.

Real Christmas trees bring real joy! The warm tradition, joyful scent and natural beauty simply cannot be manufactured. Use the MCTA's choose and cut or retail locators to find the centerpiece of your Christmas tradition!

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Recycling Your Christmas Tree

As many of you are heading out and picking that perfect real Christmas tree to trim, here is one more reason you are making the right choice. Real Christmas trees are 100 percent recyclable and biodegradable, making your Christmas green in more than one way.

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All Things Christmas - The Natural Version

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. The culmination of the Thanksgiving holiday has subsided and we are heading into a new season – Christmas. Meaning, it’s finally time to put up your fresh, real tree and decorate for the holidays.

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Debunking the Real Christmas Tree Myths

 

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Advice for First-Time Buyers of Real Trees

The time has come to toss your artificial tree where it belongs – in the trash. Real Christmas trees need a little love and care, but nothing compares to the aroma of a fresh, Michigan grown Christmas tree in your home.  With proper care, fresh trees are grown to last from Thanksgiving through Christmas.

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Before, During, and After Christmas Tree Tips

Christmas only comes once a year so it’s important to select the perfect tree to decorate, but picking a tree suitable to display in your home can be a daunting task. Good thing Michigan trees come in a  variety of species, sizes, and tree farms for you to choose from this holiday season. 

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Choose and Cut or Retail Lot?

Congratulations, you made the decision to celebrate the holiday season with a fresh, farm-grown Christmas tree. Luckily for Michiganders, Christmas tree farms are located all over the mitten state, including the Upper Peninsula.

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The Toxic Side of Artificial Trees

Every December, people flock to superstores to do the “green” thing: purchase an artificial tree in hopes of saving a few trees from being chopped down.

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Give Back With Trees For Troops

Waking up on Christmas morning to the sight of a Christmas tree is a luxury that not everyone is able to experience – including many of the soldiers fighting for our country and their beloved families.

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Extinguishing the Fire Myths

People have an irrational fear of their real Christmas trees catching fire. Real trees have gained a bad rap due to numerous years of poor education and miscommunication on how they should be properly cared for.

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How to Have a Green Christmas

How to Have a Green Christmas

Every Christmas many are faced with a major decision: decorate their home with a fresh, real Christmas tree or purchase an imported, artificial tree.

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Find the Perfect Christmas Tree

Find the Perfect Christmas Tree
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Don’t judge a Christmas tree by its appearance. Michigan Christmas Tree farmers grow a variety of species each year. Some trees are ideal for heavy ornaments, while others bring a pleasent aroma into your home. It's important to select a tree that fits your needs. We put together a list of Michigan Christmas tree species to make finding the perfect Christmas tree simple. The following trees can be found at most Michigan Christmas Tree Association farms. 

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Christmas Trees: Then and Now

Christmas Trees: Then and Now

Trees during the winter season symbolize, joy, winter, and, best of all, Christmas. The magnificent Christmas tree has always been an imperative part of Christmas, or has it? Real Christmas trees date back many, many years but they had a difficult time reaching center stage.

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